21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: El Paso
Fly:  2​h 15​min
1
Phoenix
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Flagstaff
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  10​h 15​min
4
Death Valley National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
Anaheim
— 2 nights
Train:  30​min
7
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: El Paso

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 12th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum and then browse the exhibits of Desert Botanical Garden.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Phoenix trip itinerary planner.

El Paso to Phoenix is an approximately 2.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also take a bus; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from El Paso in March: high temperatures in Phoenix hover around 81°F and lows are around 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden

few
hours
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Walnut Canyon National Monument and then pause for some photo ops at Wupatki National Monument.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, you can read our Flagstaff travel planner.

Fly from Phoenix to Flagstaff in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Phoenix in March, things will get cooler in Flagstaff: highs are around 52°F and lows about 24°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Wupatki National Monument ©
Wupatki National Monument
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument

5
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Get some historical perspective at Toroweap Point and Hermit's Rest. Get a sense of the local culture at Rim Trail and Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, examine the collection at Kolb Studio, and stroll through South Kaibab Trail.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park itinerary builder.

Drive from Flagstaff to Grand Canyon National Park in 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 56°F, and evening lows to 22°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

few
hours
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Death Valley National Park trip generator.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Grand Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March: highs in Death Valley National Park hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 43°F. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point

5
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Appreciate the collections at The Mob Museum and The Neon Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Strip and Titanic. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Las Vegas: Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton) and Boulder City (Hoover Dam & Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, see the interesting displays at Pinball Hall of Fame, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas custom trip planner.

Getting from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas by bus takes about 4 hours. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in March, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Anaheim.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Boulder City, Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

2
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: discover the magic at Disney California Adventure Park.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Anaheim custom trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Las Vegas to Anaheim takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

6
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
You'll get in some beach time at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Will Rogers State Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Getty Center Publications and La Brea Tar Pits. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Manhattan Beach (in Manhattan Beach) and Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach). Pack the 30th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Santa Monica Bay, see the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum, and steep yourself in history at Avila Adobe.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles vacation trip planner.

Los Angeles is very close to Anaheim. In March, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach Pier
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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